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. it is another setback. president obama was the stowing his blessing upon it rubble of thanks giving turkeys today. >> i will give them right -- give them a break. >> he is looking for a break these days. three more before the self- imposed deadline for working website. there is some good news. the interest in signing up is notable when looking at well -- how well the state run programs are doing. on the federal side another major delay today. theing off for another year launch of an online exchange for small businesses to cover employees. another broken promise, it tweeted speaker boehner. leaving americans what is next, adding he bit off more than he could chew. bury bad newso around the holiday hoping no one will notice. then there is the spanish version website where still no one cannon road. to call a phone number for assistance. an online application will be available soon. -- latinos are the highest uninsured of any ethnicity. a letter was sent to the president requesting that he quickly appoint a long-term person to oversee health care -- the website. they're arguing that the preside
. >> reporter: i like it as well. >> thank you. >>> president obama paid them a visit. now the special convenient for a group using what some call extreme methods in a protest at the national mall. >>> not all about the man-made calendar. how one event on holy ground signals it's officially time to prepare for christmas. >>> four people are confirmed dead, as many as 48 others hurt in a train derailment in new york city in the bronx. go to our website for latest. ♪ getting cozy. ♪ shopping for gifts online. ♪ the perfect way to get into the spirit any time. ♪ ♪ hello ♪ that's my kind of holiday. ♪ pose! yeah! ♪ flash! yeah! ♪ get the family to strike a pose, ♪ ♪ and show off your brand new clothes! ♪ ♪ that's my kind of holiday. >>> new information on the breaking news we're following out of new york. a train derailment, these are first live pictures from the scene that are just coming in. you see the train flipped on its side. it's believed many different cars were actually involved in the derailment in the bronx. the latest numbers on the victims
somewhere in wyoming, you know, sort of having a good chuckle and saying, you know, thank god obama was president because the next time we're in power, we're going to be able to continue doing this stuff. >> host: jeremy scahill, how large is the drone program in the u.s. right now? >> guest: well, we have very little information about it. let's remember that for almost the entire first term that president obama was in office, he never publicly mentioned the drones except on a google plus hangout in response to a question that a young person had asked him. no u.s. officials would ever publicly own that the u.s. even had a drone program. an american citizen was killed in a drone strike, this guy anwar al-awlaki who was from the united states and went to yemen and was making these youtube videos, they killed him in 2011. 600 days later president obama gives a speech where he owns the fact that the u.s. is doing this. there are secret bases in saudi arabia, oman, in east africa. my understanding is there also is a facility inside of yemen and, of course, in afghanistan drones are being
the fixings and roughly 20,000 pies for dessert. president obama made phone calls to u.s. service members today, thanking them for their service and wishing them happy holiday. the first family is celebrating at the white house. here is part of his message to the nation. >> on behalf of all the obama's, i want to wish you a happy and healthy thanksgiving. we give things for the men and women in uniform and their families. we give thanks for the freedoms they defend and for everyone doing their part to make the united states a better, more compassionate nation. happy thanksgiving. >> you may be curious what they eat at the white house. it's close to what you eat. turkey, honey-baked ham, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, two types of stuffing and nine kinds of pie. >> you have nine kinds of pie at home? >> i don't have nine kinds of anything. nine kinds of pie. >>> tonight, we are going to find out what tripped up superman at the macy's thanksgiving day parade. >>> police turned the table on suspect thieves and used social media themselves. >>> this manassas home went up in flames this earl
piece on the obama care and holidays. thank you for joining us. >> thank you. >> shopping for the best deal and retail iters pull out all of the stops. rich etson live in the toys or us. i gave you an assignment and i said you needed to delivery for us and we needed the new feshy. >> reporter: come on, man, you didn't think i could pull it off. you can teach it english and it is sleeping now. and i tried to get him to say. you woke him up. so this guy is a black friday special last night. door buster for 29.99. and now 40 bucks and normally retails for 59 bucks. >> what is josing? >> reporter: i can't hear what he said. you have to teach it awesome socks. i haven't had time to teach it cray, cray and awesome socks. and congratulations, ed on that. >> take a step back and what are you seeing beyond the feshys, we are glad you got that. is it busier than you expected in toys rus and what does it bode? >> we have a shortened holiday season. they opened up last evening and opened up at 5:00. we were here at 4 o'clock for a dorbuster opportunity. it was not all that crowded at 4 or 5 o'cl
is the best president in my lifetime. the worst is jimmy carter and george w. bush. and president obama. host: all right, paul, thanks for that. biden to try damage control in visit with chinese leader. the vice president heading to asia. we will have more on that story of the b-52s and the flyover of chinese territory with our guest coming up at 7:45 this morning. .en is in dryden, him michigan we think would make a better president? caller: i think it is debatable. i really like what clinton did. go to school with zero college credits at 38 years old and complete my college education with the initiatives he had and the tax credits. i thank president clinton personally. he helped a lot of people. now i work for a contractor who works at general motors. college't respect our education. the only. $14 an hour. it really hurts. no benefits, no sick day. it is what it is. i do wish for is discovered or we have, rick snyder, he later saw from the unemployment office. he is a bad man. he gives about $2 billion to big business for corporate tax cuts and he has kept unemployment rate high in michigan
for all of those who were down on their luck. >>> president obama sent a message to our troops overseas today. >> we give thanks for all our men and women in uniform and for their families who are surely missing them very much today. >> this is the 12th year troops are in afghanistan. there are over 47,000 americans there. afghan president is refusing to sign a security deal that would keep 8,000 u.s. troops in the country after the official pullout next year. if an agreement is not reached, this could be the last thanksgiving u.s. troops spend in afghanistan. >>> this week we brought you an inspiring story of hundreds of people committing random acts of kindness all to remember a little toddler from frederick, maryland, who died tragically six months ago. today debra alfarone set out to see how they're reaping rewards for everyone involved. >> reporter: remember this? >> even in her death she's doing amazing things. >> reporter: hundreds across the country are performing random acts of kindness and sharing marra's story. the dawdler died in a tragic accident six months ago. on faceboo
. >> indeed. thank you very much. there is new controversy this morning surrounding the obama administration's weapons deal with iran which lifts economic sanctions in exchange for iran's freeze of nuclear weapon production. but one issue that wasn't even brought to the table, the release of an american pastor. we've been detailing on this program. the american citizen has spent the past year suffering inside an iranian prison simply for practicing his christian faith. so why did the white house pass on the chance to rescue an american citizen? peter johnson, jr. joins us live. what happened? >> effectively the president who won a nobel peace prize before he waged peace anywhere has effectively led pastor abediney for dead in iran. and so we forfeited any moral superiority in foreign policy or in terms of asserting human rights for people who are americans or not americans in the world. imagine this at home. if you have a relative and they've been taken hostage, captive in a foreign country for pursuing a country message, for being a minister, a person of the cloth and put in a prison and to
's weekly address. >> on behalf of all of the obama's, michelle, malia, sasha him a bow and the newest member of our family, sunny, i want to wish you a happy and healthy thanksgiving. >> the president went on to say he is thankful and is thankful for the military and their families. the first family will spend the holiday today hanging out with loved ones, eating good food and watching football. a reminder for metro customers -- buses and trains are operating on a sunday schedule trade that means metro rail will close at midnight. fares will be in effect all day and parking will be free at metro operated facilities. there is no track work going on this weekend. new accusations involving the national security agency. country iswhich accused of allowing the u.s. to spy during a high-profile summit? plus, caught on hanrahan -- a hostage standoff and shootout. learn how long it lasted and how it ended. we also have newly released video showing the intensity of recent tornadoes in the midwest. locally, how low will the temperatures go ♪ black friday deals up in the store. ♪ ♪ getting
to be thankful for. >> we know our viewers will, absolutely. a couple turkeys get a free pass this thanksgiving. president obama pardoned the birds in the rose garden today. popcorn beat out the winner up, caramel, and a flock of other turkeys after a fierce competition in badger, minnesota. >> 80 turkeys on john's farm competed for a chance to make it to the white house and staff the thanksgiving table. it was quite literally the hunger games. >> he got a laugh out of it. popcorn and caramel will be on display at the mount vernon estate. the turkeys will go to their permanent home in leesburg. >>> so you might only be thinking about turkey, but it's the start of hanukkah, u.s. trade representative helped to light the national manora near the white house. the ceremony featured performances by violinist, mary, and the u.s. air force band and of course, lots of donuts for all. pretty chilly. >> it's windy. it's 30-mile an hour winds. >> doing a little playing. >> we're looking at snow showers, they are moving out of the metro area. it's conversational. keeping the roads wet, no doubt about t
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, clothing, as well as medical care. many enjoy a good meal thanks to the hard work of the knights of columbus. ts did not just serve the meal, but they also delivered about 1500 meals this year. >> president obama took a moment to wish the nation a happy thanksgiving. >> on behalf of all of the michelle, malia, sasha, bo, and the newest member wishr family sunny -- we you all a happy thanksgiving. of groups are serving service members. american troops have celebrated the holiday in afghanistan since 2001. >> ok. well they are having all the traditional staples like turkey, ham, stuffing, and green bean casserole of the white house, they also published the first of that includes everything from huckleberry to apple, pumpkin, banana cream, coconut cream. there's something for everyone on the white house table today. not only was today thanksgiving, but the first full day of hanukkah. the first candle on the national menorah was lit tonight. it will run until december 5. we will not see hanukkah and thanksgiving fall again on the same day for another 170,000 years. >> so ta
it is easier to be thankful. it makes you slow down, and focus on the things that are important into nine people died in the november 17 out break. this week, president obama signed a disaster declaration for the counties hit hardest by those storms. >> it is 5:47. coming up new at 6:00 on good morning, washington, what cause this fireball that lit up the night sky and is visible for more than two dozen miles? plus, tis the season to score deals on your holiday purchases. a personal shopper to the stars is sharing her secrets. plus, singles in a family full of married couples can fuel holiday family gatherings. there is a new app to handle the barrage of questions about your marital status. that is new at 6:00. >> the steelers produced another hard-hitting controversial classic in the bitter rivalry. pit berg's bell and baltimore's smith were both shaken up on this helmet to helmet crash. that is hard-hitting. >> the coach stepped on the field. baltimore was age to grind out the win. >> and, the play-off hunt for the afc. >> a big football game. an earlierer game, treat was you can have t
'll be here throughout the rest of the hour. >> see you then. thanks, doug. this is a live look at the white house. things are getting festive there as well. first lady michelle obama and her daughters greeted the crews as they delivered the white house christmas tree. it's a douglass fir from pennsylvania. mrs. obama said it will be decorated with pictures of military homecomings. >>> no word on the cause of a power outage that has hundreds of people in the dark. more than 500 pepco customers without power. most are concentrated in d.c.s southeast and southwest quadrants. pepco isn't sure what caused the outages, but power should be restored by 7:00. >>> crews are working to repair a water main that broke. the 12-inch main burst in rockville. it created a mess in the road. we are told more than 40 customers have been without water service for several hours now including the animal shelter. they are hoping to have the water tuned back on shortly. >>> as we cover prince george's county, traffic is back to normal where a water main break caused a sinkhole that swallowed an suv. some 200 people
you'll help us help needy families this thanksgiving. thank you. >>> pat lawson muse, thanks so much. we hope you see a lot of visitors and i hope everyone will call in to our hotline. >>> 6:55 now. president obama will turn his attention back to immigration rerm to. of he'll urge congress to pass an immigration reform bill. he'll make that speech at a rec center in chinatown. this is day two of a three-day trip. he's attending several fund-raisers. >>> you may want to get a nap in this afternoon if you're a redskins fan. you could be up pretty late. the skins host the 49ers at fedex field at 8:30. they will have to win their final six games if they want to make the playoffs. they are 3-7 right now, two games behind first place philadelphia and dallas if they win tonight. >>> 6:55 now. let's check the four things you need to know before you head out the door. we are keeping an eye on the d.c. council this morning as a committee votes on a minimum wage hike. the plan would raise the rate to $11.50 by 2016. a full council vote could come next week. virginia's state board of elections c
. >> thank you. >> president obama was in los angeles yesterday touring dreamworks animation studio and he met steve martin and gjim parsons. they're working on an animated film. martin had the cold. that got in the way of a handshake with the president. not even a fist bump. so instead helenes in for the elbow bump. >> what's that. >> i have a cold. >> how about a -- >> yeah, that's okay. >> howie mandell does that all the time. >> steve martin later tweeted i hope my elbow bump with president obama does not cause an international incident or hinder iran talks. >> that's not a new thing. >> boom. >> i don't know if it's going to replace the handshake. >> no. >> but it's a good alternative if you're worried about germs. >> diseases. >> you took it to a new level. >> that's a whole different thing. >> where are you hanging out. >> kanye west again. >> the gift that keeps giving. >> he has now compared to his love story with kim kardashian to that of romeo and juliet. >> no. >> he did it here on hot 97 in new york. >> i knew that i wanted this family and with her. i felt like our love story
own obligation to build on the work of our predecessors. on behalf of the obama family, i want to wish everybody a happy thanksgiving. we will count ourselves lucky that there is more to be thankful than we could ever say and more be hopeful for the we could ever imagine. get away, iurkeys want to grant popcorn a full reprieve -- come on. [indiscernible] [laughter] that is the president from yesterday. our time,mainder of we are going to take up the topic of thanksgiving and if it is the time to talk politics. robert lambert says that anytime is a good time, especially now. is up next, marietta, georgia, democrats line. this is a good time to talk about politics. what i'm going to do is that all of the people that are coming in from college and all of my friends that is going to be visiting, i'm going to ask them if they have health care. anytime the republicans telling them not to get health care, that sounds crazy. what young people need to do when they ask them that question, asked them when something happens, what are they going to do. what are they supposed to do at that point? i
seeking a diplomatic solution to it. >> okay. former secretary william cohen and general marks, thank you. >>> coming up on "the lead" my next guest was one of the loudest critics of the obama care web rollout but the white house invited him over to discuss ways to fix it anyway. what does he think now? >>> plus, before walmart shoppers could push and shove their way through the stores for black friday deals, they had to get through protesters outside. how is walmart reacting? [ male announcer ] itchy scalp, meet selsun science. you're history. selsun blue itchy dry scalp. gets to the root of dandruff and hydrates the scalp. selsun blue itchy dry scalp. >>> welcome back to "the lead." i'm jim acosta in for jake tapper. our national lead. the holiday is over, especially at the white house where a self-imposed deadline is looming large over the oval office. the promise, to have the website 80% functional by the end of tomorrow night and after two months of digital debacles, that is no short order. my next guest is a tech expert who initially called the rollout of the affordab
-in this deal will be another obama administration failure. susan, good morning. you on with trita parsi. caller: thank you for educating us on what is happening. since this was a big issue, my question on the heels of the how did thats, treaty and any of the safeguards having to do with compliance of nuclear weapons mixed in with the agreement that was just passed this weekend? are we ignoring what was discussed at the united nations or did the united nation's not include anything to do with nuclear weapons used for mass destruction? guest: the treaty is the basis of this agreement. it is specifically mentioned in the text as well is on the last page of the deal. that is something the iranians insisted on. their interpretation is that there is such a right to enrich -- such a thing as the right to enrich. statest think the united has had any objections to that. the difference has been the difference of interpretation of ,rticle four of the treaty whether there is a right to enrich or not. using that as a legal framework, the two sides made progress last year, whatis happened this past weekend,
hollen of maryland, thank you, sir, for joining me. i appreciate it. >> thank you. >>> airline ticket prices are taking off. how much and how much higher could they go ahead of this holiday travel season? we'll talk about that. >>> and what do president obama and miley cyrus have in common? the list that one magazine has them both on. you'll want to see this coming up. constantly putting out fires. so i deserve a small business credit card with amazing rewards. with the spark cash card from capital one, i get 2% cash back on every purchase, every day. i break my back around here. finally someone's recognizing me with unlimited rewards! meetings start at 11, cindy. [ male announcer ] get the spark business card from capital one. choose 2% cash back or double miles on every purchase, every day. what's in your wallet? i need your timesheets, larry! what's in your wallet? so if ydead battery,t tire, need a tow or lock your keys in the car, geico's emergency roadside assistance is there 24/7. oh dear, i got a flat tire. hmmm. uh... yeah, can you find a take where it's a bit more dramatic o
out the why and avoid a stroke in the future. >> hopefully so, elizabeth cohen, thank you. >>> another big headache for the president's signature law. small businesses looking to buy obama care for their employees online won't be able to do so for another year. that gives the administration even more time to fix the web feature. but all of that said, businesses can still buy insurance through a broker and keep in mind, the white house is promising that the vast majority of users will be able to get a smooth experience on by the end of this week. >>> and you know something is stupid when mike tyson says so. talking about what is being called this knockout game. you have seen the videos. teenagers go up to complete strangers on the street, sucker punch them for zero reason. anyone can be a victim. a new york woman in her 70s was punched. so was phoebe connelly, who encountered a group of teenagers while riding her bike in washington, d.c. >> just as i was passing through the group, one of the kids in the group biked off and cut me off, cut my path of direction off. and tur
business community was a part of it. >> thank you. >> madam chairman, back to the enzy proposal again, i heard your explanation. you voted against it because it eliminated lifetime caps that was required under obama care and eliminated the 26-year-old coverage which was required under obama care. but that this is exactly the point. you didn't promise us that if we politicians like your policy, we're going to let you keep it. you said if you like your policy, can you keep it. there were a lot of people that wanted to buy policies that cost less and that didn't have lifetime caps lifted. there are a lot of people that wanted to buy that didn't cover their 26-year-old. you didn't let us do that. and that is the problem. we are smart people. we can make our own decisions. we don't need the government telling us what we have to have. and that is the biggest complaint i get from idahoans, from americans saying why are you politicians and washington, d.c. constantly telling us what we should do for ourselves? and that's the basic problem of all of this. whenever you try to socialize in the indu
and dad, want to ask you. you have seen the outpouring. president obama's message to miles. it's got to be fantastic. one more from our mayor, mayor bloomberg. >> hey, batkid. great to welcome another brave crime fighter to the real gotham. new york city. >> thank you so much, mayor michael bloomberg. i have to ask you. what has this response been like to your son, to your family? >> it's been amazing. i mean -- we never expected anything like this on a level like this. >> oh, wow. looks like batkid is warming up and really feeling ready. >> the make-a-wish foundation helped make this thing happen. they come in and help kids who have been battling. how has it helped miles. >> the good thing about miles is that he finished his chemotherapy. he's in remission. this has been like the afterparty for him. chemo is all he was diagnosed at 18 months. >> it's a new life. we want to tell you how you can help. help make a wish. you can help them grant for wishes to kids like miles. it's the believe campaign. for every stamp letter you bring, again, to macy's, head for santa and the north pole,
to the police, sorry it was written down. heather, thank you for that. appreciate it. >>> political pop. after two months of glitches and gremlins and bad reviews, the obama care website is facing a critical deadline, and it's h r hours away. it's supposed to be up and running properly by tomorrow. jill doherty is at the white house. i have been watching the christmas preparations and the tree arriving at the white house, i almost forgot tomorrow is november 30th, the dreaded deadline. is the white house talking about it today? are the critics talking louder? what's the circumstance? >> the white house isn't saying much of anything, but we do have the latest is kathleen sebelius, who is the hhs secretary, has a little squib in huffington post, and these are issues, calling them holiday shopping tips for using and essentially, what she's saying, i'll give you some of them. she says shop that, again, is that website, the troubled website, during off-peak hours. mornings, nights, and weekends. then second, have your income and tax information ready when you logon.
is with "the hill" newspaper. gentlemen, thank you for being on "the communicators." >> guest: thank you very much. >> c-span, created by america's cable companies in 1979, brought to you as a public service by your television provider. >> president obama is in san francisco today. he'll talk about immigration policy and changing current laws. in june the senate passed legislation to pay for increased border security and create a guest worker program and a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. the house has yet to act on the measure. you can watch the president's remarks from san francisco live at 2:35 p.m. eastern over on c-span. [background sounds] ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ [gunfire] >> on november 25, 1963, approximately one million people lined the route of president kennedy's funeral proversion from the u.s. capitol to -- procession from the u.s. capitol to arlington national cemetery. starting tonight at 8:30 on c-span2, watch nbc's coverage of president kennedy's state funeral. >> now, a discussion about the health insurance marketplaces and findings from a report on the number of peo
in the coming year. has president obama at dressed to the issue directly? guest: not directly. cocaineencing for crack has been injured -- has been addressed to radically. host: the sentencing project website is on your screen. marc mauer, thank you. not many people think of the lincolnt -- think of for -- we will talk about lincoln when we come back. >> every weekend since 1998, booktv has taught -- brought you the top fiction authors. >> women are tied to their work in a way that we may not like. when i look at someone like the woman who was chosen to be the ceo of yahoo! when she was visibly pregnant and was asked how much maternity leave she wanted to take, she said none. existct that such women -- it is not the way i would do it. i took lindsay of maternity leave. is the kind of woman that there can be space for. there are some stay-at-home guys who can be happy stay-at-home guys who do not live entirely in portland, oregon. >> the only national television network devoted exclusively to nonfiction books. it was shocking. i saw it, that look he had on his face. i could close my eyes and
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